Tea tasting: Mariko Koucha

In the western side of Shizuoka City, there is a historical district that has been in existence since the Edo period. This is the former post-town of Mariko, one of the 53 authorised post-towns on the ancient Tokaido road connecting Edo (Tokyo) and Kyoto. Mariko is also known as the first area to produce Japanese … Continue reading Tea tasting: Mariko Koucha